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Humans just can’t get enough of these bland little seeds

Chenopodium or just plain goosefoot is a prolific and persistent weed in our gardens and yards. While pulled from the crops with vengeance every spring, this plant served as a major source of food for prehistoric Native Americans. A domesticated variety of this genera appeared in eastern Kentucky by 1700 B.C. and spread into the Continue Reading..

Early Wetland Detection

Don’t MIRE your project in a Wetland! National Wetland Inventory Mapping – “Know the (data) Gaps” The National Wetland Inventory (NWI) is a widely used database employed by Wetland Scientists and produced by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) that affords the user an aerial view of locations that may have hydrological conditions Continue Reading..